Sports

DURHAM - According to ESPN, Duke's freshman point guard Derryck Thornton has announced he is transferring. Thornton, a five-star recruit coming out of high school, started 20 games in his only season at Duke. He averaged 7.1 points and 2.6 assists, but saw his minutes fluctuate during most of ACC play despite being the only pure point guard on the roster.

COLUMBIA, SC - The Watauga High boy's and girl's track teams competed at the Taco Bell Invitational on Friday and Saturday at Spring Valley High School.

Baseball Falls on Walk-Off Single in Game Two....TROY, Al. — The Appalachian State University baseball team suffered a 4-3 loss against Troy on Saturday.

App State Softball Drops a Pair to Georgia Southern....STATESBORO, Ga. - The Appalachian State University softball team dropped a doubleheader at Georgia Southern on Saturday by scores of 6-2 and 11-7.

Hickory, N.C. - The Lenoir-Rhyne Football Team celebrated its 2015 season with its annual awards ceremony which took place on Friday, April 8, on campus at the P.E. Monroe Auditorium.